Category Archives: Elder Care

The Working Caregiver: Issues Faced With Working & Caregiving

        Many adult children find it financially impossible to leave their current employer and give up a much needed salary to take care of an aging adult.  Caregivers are the most effective and efficient when they arm … Continue reading

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Fall Prevention

  Annually, one in every three adults ages 65 or older will falls and 2 million are treated in emergency departments for fall-related injuries. And the risk of falling increases with each decade of life. The long-term consequences of fall … Continue reading

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Senior Moments Salutes Black History Month

              Our February Senior Moments meeting will include African American’s sharing  personal stories.  We will also hear presentations about those who contributed to the fabric of this nation. We encourage all attendees to bring cards since … Continue reading

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Senior Moments Wants to Know…

How is Your Hearing? Hearing Loss, Hearing Aid Technology, & Effective Communication Strategies with Hard of Hearing People Presented by Senior Moments November’s Guest Speaker: Dr. Mimi Salamat, Ph.D. Clinical Audiologist & Tinnitus Specialist Dr. Mimi will be explaining basic … Continue reading

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Senior Moments Salutes Black History Month

              Our February Senior Moments meeting will include African American’s sharing  personal stories.  We will also hear presentations about those who contributed to the fabric of this >We encourage all attendees to bring cards since we … Continue reading

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Senior Moments Holiday Breakfast Mixer

    Senior Moments holiday breakfast mixer will take place at the Linen Life Gallery this year.  While we will network, eat and enjoy our time together, we will also finalize our toy drive and hear words of encouragement from … Continue reading

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Hip Injuries in Seniors

written by drugwatch.com   Hip injuries are an all-too-common health problem among seniors. These injuries often result in hip replacement procedures, which are done at the rate of more than 450,000 per year in the United States. However, as common … Continue reading

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June Meeting: Helping Seniors to Avoid Scams

Seniors are often the targets of scams such as telephone and mail fraud.  This SM meeting will provide seniors with valuable tools to help them avoid becoming an unsuspecting victim of fraud: When: Wednesday, June 8, 2011 9:00 AM to … Continue reading

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Aging Parents and Elder Care

Caring for aging parents and other elderly seniors From the website, Aging Parents and Elder Care Caring for an aging parent, elderly spouse, domestic partner or close friend presents difficult challenges – especially when a crisis hits and you are … Continue reading

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